Cisco brings wireless capabilities to SMBs

MIAMI – Small and medium-sized businesses have often gotten the short straw in regard to enterprise wireless and mobility offerings, but no longer. To better prepare its customers for a future with 26.3

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

Nick Tidd talks up Mitel/Polycom deal

Nick Tidd is one excited executive these days. His excitement comes from the opportunity in front of him to finally be working for a Canadian company in Mitel. Unless you have been living

Published on: May 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ingram Micro to stack partner benches with new program

NASHVILLE, TENN. – Ingram Micro introduced a new professional services program at the Ingram One show aimed at augmenting a channel partner’s services bench. “We created this program as a virtual bench for

Published on: November 19th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Need Help? Call 911! But will they find you in time?

In an emergency we have an expectation that when we call 911, first responders will quickly be on the scene to assist. Unfortunately, the reality of E911 can be complicated and more disconcerting

Published on: August 28th, 2015 Roberta Fox

Lone Star grill serves up some cloud networking

When you go to any one of the Lone Star Texas Grill locations in Ontario you’ll get a special Tex-Mex menu featuring the restaurant’s signature fajitas. Patrons of the 19 locations across Ontario

Published on: April 17th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Should your company ride the Z-Wave?

Stephen Ibaraki, a blogger for Computer Dealer News’ sister publication IT World Canada, recently interviewed Mark Walters, chairman and president of the Z-Wave Alliance, a global consortium of more 300 independent manufacturers that build

Published on: April 16th, 2014 CDN Staff

Cisco’s partner organization chief looks to build his own legacy

LAS VEGAS - Bruce Klein, senior vice president of Cisco's Worldwide Partner Organization, follows in the footsteps of Keith Goodwin and before him Paul Mountford. Mountford was the executive along with Cisco channel

Published on: March 30th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco pinpoints who the customer of tomorrow might be

LAS VEGAS – In the midst of releasing three new mobility products, Cisco Systems indicated to solution providers the customer you sold to yesterday will not be the same customer of today nor

Published on: March 27th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

How CIOs can contend with wireless demands

In the latest episode of CIO TV, the director of business technology at Northlands, which operates a series of venues across Edmonton, discusses how mobile computing is changing the event experience and how

Published on: November 15th, 2013 CDN Staff

Don’t count out HP in the mobile printing revolution

NEW YORK – Mobile printing has gotten a lot of play recently with the introduction of the Mopria Alliance and Samsung’s bold prediction that it can overthrow HP as the as the No.

Published on: October 1st, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Turning free Wi-Fi into a revenue generator

PowerCloud Systems has a way to turn a business offering free wireless access to clients into not just a way of generating goodwill, but also a way of generating business insight and even

Published on: August 29th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

VoIP device maker furthers Canadian product line

Miami-based cloud communications vendor NetTalk.com has expanded its line of communications devices. Called NetTalk Duo WiFi, the device is a wireless VoIP telephone that is portable. NetTalk has confirmed to CDN that the

Published on: August 26th, 2013 CDN Staff

Cisco launches cloud-managed access point

The newly-formed cloud networking group at networking vendor Cisco Systems has launched the Cisco Meraki MR34, its first 100 per cent cloud managed 802.11ac access point. According to Cisco, the solution marries the

Published on: August 13th, 2013 Jeff Jedras